Indian Smartphone company Karbonn launched a bumped up to version of its previous smartphone Karbonn K9 Smart. The new smartphone K9 Smart 4G is available on Snapdeal exclusively with a price tag of INR 4,777. The basic specification of the new smartphone is same as its predecessor. But now it comes with 4G VoLTE support as the name of the device says clearly. Apart from that company also improved the processor, camera, and Android version of the smartphone. K9 Smart was launched in January this year. The new K9 Smart 4G comes in Black Sandstorm, Black Silver, Grey Sandstorm colors. Snapdeal is also offering 10% discount on selected credit and debit cards.
Talking about the specifications of the smartphone, it comes with 5-inch FWVGA display and 854 x 480 pixel resolution. The pixel density of the screen is 240 ppi. The screen size and resolution are same as its predecessor. The dimension of the smartphone is 14.4 x 7.4 x 1 cm and it weighs around 105 grams.There is 1GB RAM on board along with 8GB internal storage. Out of which only 6GB is available for usage. There is up to 32GB memory card support as well. It has improved 1.2GHz MediaTek quad-core processor.
Talking about the camera of the smartphone, it comes with 5MP rear autofocus camera along with 5MP front camera for the selfie. While on the other hand, K9 Smart used to have only 3.2MP rear and 1.3MP front camera on board. The smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.
Talking about the connectivity on the smartphone, it is a dual SIM smartphone with 4G connectivity as we mentioned earlier. It has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and FM radio on board. It also comes with Accelerometer and light sensor. There is 2300 mAh Li-ion battery on board, which according to the company can give up to 6 hours of talk time and last up to 250 hours on standby.
Recently, Karbonn was also in the news when it partnered with artificial intelligence (AI) startup. It will launch a new smartphone series with this partnership. With this company is looking to launch some smart apps for the message, music, and camera. Before that Karbonn Mobile also partnered with Indus OS which is a regional operating system with multi-lingual support. Indus OS supports 12 regional languages, and Karbonn is looking to integrate the language support in its smartphones.
With the launch of this new 4G VoLTE powered smartphone, the company is expanding its 4G smartphones portfolio. The Smart Series smartphones are already popular in India. And most of the Smart series smartphones has an affordable price tag with some basic specifications. Stay Tuned with PhoneRadar for more updates.